Savannah Renaissance

Savannah Renaissance This is the story of how one city and a handful of dedicated citizens turned a genteel antebellum city into one of America s greatest urban success stories Having survived than years of wars hurr

  • Title: Savannah Renaissance
  • Author: Lee Adler
  • ISBN: 9780941711692
  • Page: 454
  • Format: Hardcover
  • This is the story of how one city and a handful of dedicated citizens turned a genteel antebellum city into one of America s greatest urban success stories Having survived than 260 years of wars, hurricanes, and the Great Depression, Savannah was a prime target for a subtle and elusive enemy the threat of losing its identity as a result of poorly conceived civicThis is the story of how one city and a handful of dedicated citizens turned a genteel antebellum city into one of America s greatest urban success stories Having survived than 260 years of wars, hurricanes, and the Great Depression, Savannah was a prime target for a subtle and elusive enemy the threat of losing its identity as a result of poorly conceived civic projects that placed no emphasis on retention of the classical city plan and its component architectural elements This account shows how a few citizens worked individually and in newly formed organizations to redefine what they viewed as inappropriate urban planning for their city It is also a story of the early days of the historic preservation movement, when few people valued the worth of a city by its historic and ethnic neighborhoods and the ability of these historic districts to create an urban environment that was economically viable.

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